BMW 5 Series: Semi-electrically adjustable seats - Seats - Adjusting - Controls - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: Semi-electrically adjustable seats

At a glance

1. Thigh support

1. Thigh support
2. Tilt
3. Forward/backward
4. Lumbar support
5. Height
6. Backrest

Tilt

Pull the lever and move the seat to the desired

Pull the lever and move the seat to the desired tilt. After releasing the lever, apply your weight to the seat or lift it off to make sure the seat engages properly.

Forward/backward

Pull the lever and slide the seat in the desired

Pull the lever and slide the seat in the desired direction.

After releasing the lever, move the seat forward or back slightly to make sure it engages properly.

Height

Move the button in the required direction.

Move the button in the required direction.

Backrest

Move the button in the required direction.

Move the button in the required direction.

    General information
    Do not adjust the seat while driving Do not adjust the driver's seat while driving, or the seat could respond with unexpected movement and the ensuing loss of vehicle control could lead to an ...

    Electrically adjustable seats
    At a glance 1. Lumbar support 2. Backrest width 3. Shoulder support 4. Backrest 5. Forward/back, height, tilt 6. Thigh support Note The seat setting for the driver's seat is stored for the ...

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